Budapest sights

 

Budapest Parliament
Parliament Budapest

The monumental building of the Parliament is one of the biggest attractions of Budapest. It hosts the diet and the crown jewels. Guided tours are organized 4 times a day.


St Stephen Basilica

Basilica

The largest Catholic church in Budapest, where the most important relic of the Hungarian Catholicism, the Holy Right of King St. Steven is kept.The panorama terrace offers a great view of the city.


Heroes’ square Budapest
Heroes Square Budapest

The momumenta lsquare at the end of Andrássy Avenue sums up the history of Hungary. The millenium memorial commemorates the 1000th anniversary of the arrival of the Hungarians in the Carpathian Basin.


Budapest State Opera
Hungarian state opera

The neo-renaissancebuilding is a pearl of architecture, the lavish inner decoration reflects elegance and splendour. Guided tours are organised every afternoon. A performance is an unforgettable experience too.


Castle District
Buda castle area

With its narrow streets, old citizenhouses the Castle district of Budapest reflects a medieval atmosphere. The Royal Palace houses different museums and exhibitions. Bring yourself time to walk around.


Fishermen’s Bastion and Matthias Church
Fishermen's bastion Budapest

The emblems of Budapest, no tour can be complete without visiting them. Rebuilt several times, the Matthias Church is a mixture of architectural styles. Organ concerts are held regularly.


Gellért hill and the Citadel
Gellert hill

For the best panorama of Budapest, Gellért Hill definitely worth a visit. The old fortress and the statue of Liberty can be seen from far, they are an important part of the cityscape.


Váci street and Danube Promenade
Váci utca

The bustling walking areas of the downtown offer famous cafés, terraces, elegant shops, boutiques and theatres. Not to mention the view of the Castle from the Danube Promenade.


City Park
Vajdahunyad castle

The largest green area of Budapest conceals the Castle of Vajdahunyad, the Széchenyi termal bath, the Zoo and the Amusement park. It is a beloved corner of the city for walking and relaxing.


More attractions

See further attractions, such as the Margaret Island, a beloved green spot on the Danube, the hundred-year-old Zoo , the boating lake in the City Park, the Millenáris cultural and leisure park, and the Palace of Arts, the newest cultural centre.